John “Jack” Thomas York

by | Jan 28, 2022

Born:  October 19, 1940
Died:  July 21, 2017

 

RURITAN INVOLVEMENT   

Holland District

  • District Governor – 2015
  • District Governor – 2014
  • Zone 5 Governor – 2012
  • Zone 5 Lt. Governor – 2011

 

Smithfield Club

  • Club President – 2016, 2009
  • Club Vice President – 2008
  • Car Show Chair – 2011
  • Member January 2007 – July 21, 2017

 

 

Chuckatuck Club

  • Member – 2003 to 2007

 

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • 30-year member of the American Legion Post 49
  • Member of VFW Post 8545
  • Member of the Kiwanis, serving as club president
  • Volunteered with the Hampton Roads Chapter, American Red Cross in local and state disaster services
    • Board Member
    • Disaster Response Trainer, Local and State
    • Isle of Wight Disaster Response Team
  • Volunteered with the Leadership Institute of the VA Peninsula
  • Volunteered with United Way Funding Panel
  • Sunday School teacher at Langley AFB Chapel
  • Dedicated 50 years of his energies to the Boy Scouts of America
    • Colonial Virginia Council, BSA
      • Council Commissioner
      • Board Member
      • District Commissioner
      • Unit Commissioner
      • Cub Master, Den Leader
      • Troop Committee Chairman
      • District Award of Merit
      • Wood Badge, 3 beader
      • Order of the Arrow, Vigil
      • Silver Beaver
      • James West Fellow
      • Commissioner’s College President
      • Trainer
  • Lifesaving Society

 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

  • Christopher Newport University – BS, Information Systems

 

LEADERSHIP

Professional Experience

  • 42 years of Government Service
    • Retired, U.S. Air Force, O-4
      • Vietnam Veteran
      • Bronze Star
    • Retired, Civil Service, GM-13
      • 10 Superior Achievement Awards
    • Contractor, DRC
  • Retired Partner, St. George Brewing Co.
  • Owner, Partner, JANA Consulting Services

 

 

 

 Awards

  • Clara Barton Honor Award
  • Jerome Holland Volunteer of the Year Award

 

 

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